Speaking to the NAPO, he said canned goods emerged as one of several preferred projectiles, even over bricks.
Mr Trump said: “In cities across the nation, we’ve also seen police officers assaulted with bricks, rocks, bats, Molotov cocktails, frozen bottles of water.
“Somebody said last night, one of the protesters — I saw it — he said, ‘It’s only water. How can water hurt you?’
“Yeah, they don’t say it’s frozen, in a bottle the size of a football.”